|Shilo Shiv Suleman: Using tech to enable dreaming - TED.com|
Has our technology -- our cell phones and iPods and cameras -- stopped us from dreaming? Young artist Shilo Shiv Suleman says no, as she demos "Khoya," her new storybook for iPad, which floats us through a magical world in 7 minutes of pure creativity.
Keywords: TEDTalks; INK Conference; TED; Talks; art; creativity; 2011
|Susan Lim: Transplant cells, not organs - TED.com|
Pioneering surgeon Susan Lim performed the first liver transplant in Asia. But a moral concern with transplants (where do donor livers come from ...) led her to look further, and to ask: Could we be transplanting cells, not whole organs? At the INK Conference, she talks through her new research, discovering healing cells in some surprising places.
Keywords: TEDTalks; INK Conference; TED; Talks; business; technology; 2010
|Simon Lewis: Don't take consciousness for granted - TED.com|
After a catastrophic car accident that left him in a coma, Simon Lewis found ways to recover -- physically and mentally -- beyond all expectations. At the INK Conference he tells how this remarkable story led him to concern over all threats to consciousness, and how to overcome them.
Keywords: TEDTalks; INK Conference; TED; Talks; consciousness; medicine; technology; 2010
|Anil Ananthaswamy: What it takes to do extreme astrophysics - TED.com|
All over the planet, giant telescopes and detectors are looking (and listening) for clues to the workings of the universe. At the INK Conference, science writer Anil Ananthaswamy tours us around these amazing installations, taking us to some of the most remote and silent places on Earth.
Keywords: TEDTalks; INK Conference; TED; Talks; exploration; journalism; science; technology; universe; 2010
|Arvind Gupta: Turning trash into toys for learning - TED.com|
At the INK Conference, Arvind Gupta shares simple yet stunning plans for turning trash into seriously entertaining, well-designed toys that kids can build themselves -- while learning basic principles of science and design.
Keywords: TEDTalks; INK Conference; TED; Talks; design; education; play; science; technology; 2010
|Alexander Tsiaras: Conception to birth -- visualized - TED.com|
Image-maker Alexander Tsiaras shares a powerful medical visualization, showing human development from conception to birth and beyond. (Some graphic images.)
Keywords: TEDTalks; INK Conference; TED; Talks; design; medical research; science; visualizations; 2010